Wampus Cat Student News

Food Pantry Expands

Back to Article
Back to Article

Food Pantry Expands

Savannah Eckl, Staff Writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Art teacher Crystal Certain runs three different pantries for CHS students. The first food pantry is located in Certain’s classroom on the second floor. Certain receives donations from the community and through Facebook.

“Arkansas is second in the nation for food insecurity for kids, we can do better,” said Certain. There is another pantry cart in Ms. Fason’s room, and there is also a “take an item home” in HUB/JAG program room. Certain says that students do their best learning when they can focus, and that students won’t be able to focus if they are hungry.

The food pantry has also impacted students in a good way. “It has made school more welcoming. When you come in and you haven’t eaten or need something it is nice to know that Mrs. Certain has your back,” said sophomore Jacob Kaufman.

The food pantry is open before the 8:10 bell and after sixth and seventh period.

About the Writer
Savannah Eckl, Staff Writer

Junior Savannah Eckl loves to draw in her free time and likes to listen to music and drink coffee. She has four siblings, all girls, and wants to write for the school paper because she thinks it could be a good life skill to attain and could possibly lead into a career.

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    Newsies Cast Chosen

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    Caring Cats Make Christmas Possible for Area Children

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    Music Department Stays Busy

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    CHS Theatre to Begin Work on Spring Musical

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    Cats Re-Open Bank

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    Marching Band Sweeps Competition Season

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    Lady Cats Take State Championship!!!

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    Pillow named 2018 CHS Homecoming Queen

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    CHS Theatre Students to Perform MacBeth

  • Food Pantry Expands

    News

    Creative Writers Prepare for NaNoWriMo

Navigate Right
The Voice of Conway High School
Food Pantry Expands